Film still from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 2017 / © 2017 MARVEL

The mystery is revealed in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2

Marvel was so confident in the first Guardians of the Galaxy that a sequel was ordered before the original premiered. Despite being the least well known of the Cinematic Universe heroes to date, the motley band struck an instant chord with audiences, and James Gunn eagerly returned to direct the second outing for Peter Quill…

Doctor Strange 2016

Doctor Strange embraces the mystical

‘Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe’ screens all the films including Doctor Strange 2016. This is a great opportunity to see the films then the never-before-seen set pieces which have inspired the exhibition. In Doctor Strange, director Scott Derrickson takes on the origin of masterful, but narcissistic, neurosurgeon Dr Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), who irreversibly damages the…

Installation view of 'The Avengers' room with Captain America: Civil War props, 'Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe', GOMA 2017

The conflict ignites in Captain America: Civil War

Should super heroes remain free to defend humanity without government interference? The debate ensues and escalates into an all-out feud in Captain America: Civil War 2016. Visit the Gallery of Modern Art’s Australian Cinémathèque then head over to ‘Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe’ to see never-before-seen set pieces from the film. ‘I’m doing what needs to be…

Installation view of Ant-Man in the 'Alternate dimensions' room, 'Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe', GOMA 2017

Ant-Man embraces his inner hero to save the world

In Ant-Man 2015 Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) is armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength. In ‘Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe’ see the suit worn in the film, the original comic cover by Jack Kirby of Ant-Man’s first appearance in Tales to Astonish 1959 #27 published 10…

Film still from Spider-Man: Homecoming 2017 / © 2017 MARVEL

The web-slinger returns in Spider-Man: Homecoming

During the exhibition ‘Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe’, GOMA’s Australian Cinémathèque screens all the films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe including Spider-Man: Homecoming 2017. This is a great opportunity to see Spider-Man, then the exhibition to view the original comic book Amazing Fantasy 1962 #15 on loan from the Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Published today 55 years ago…

Installation view of 'Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe' with chatacters from Avengers: Age of Ultron, GOMA 2017

Earth’s heroes come together in Avengers: Age of Ultron

In Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015 Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron. Things go horribly wrong and it’s up to Earth’s mightiest heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plan. ‘Marvel: Creating the Cinematic Universe’ screens all the films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe…